ARL is a member of Attock Group of Companies,
a fully integrated group covering all segments of oil and gas
industry from exploration, production and refining to marketing
of a wide range of petroleum products besides also engaged in
manufacturing and trading of cement, information technology, etc.
Some of the leading Companies of the Group in
Pakistan are as under:
Pakistan Oilfields Limited (POL) was founded on November 25, 1950
and is one of the oldest Pakistani exploration and production
company. In 1978, POL took over the exploration and production
business of AOC. Since then it has been investing independently
and in joint ventures with various E&P companies for the search
of oil and gas in the country. Aside from exploration and production
of gas, POL also operates an extensive network of pipelines for
transporting its own crude oil as well as that of others to ARL.
It also manufactures LPG, Solvent Oil and Sulphur.
The Attock Oil Group of Companies through the process of Privatization
has acquired 51% shareholding of National Refinery imited, Karachi
with Management control and thus become the largest Group having
huge investment in Oil & Gas and Refining sector of Pakistan.
National Refinery Limited (NRL) was incorporated as a Public Limited
Company at Karachi in 1963. NRL is a petroleum refining and petrochemical
complex producing a wide range of fuels, lubes, BTX (petrochemicals),
asphalts and specialty products for domestic consumption and export.
NRL has crude oil processing capacity of 2,710,500 tonnes per
annum (TPA), its lube refineries have a designed production capacity
of 176,200 TPA of lube base oils (LBO) and its BTX unit has a
designed production capacity of 25,000 TPA. NRL enjoys a competitive
edge as it is the only refinery producing lube base oils in Pakistan.
Attock Petroleum Limited (APL), sponsored by the Pharaon Commercial
Investment Group Limited and Attock Oil Group of Companies, started
its operations in 1997. Main objective of APL was to establish
a Group Company in downstream petroleum sector for marketing of
petroleum products in Pakistan, which historically was restricted
to three major players in this field. APL has been able to effectively
penetrate the market in a short period of time by competing with
well-established OMCs. APL is the only OMC in Pakistan belonging
to a Group involved in Oil Exploration, Production and Refining
thus ideally suited to proficiently fulfilling its customers’
Over the last five years, APL has expanded its
retail outlet network at an appreciable pace with its 128th Retail
Outlet already commissioned in December 2005. Further, with its
latest Storage Terminal at Rawalpindi and planned storage terminals
at Mehmood Kot, Machike, Taru Jabba and Port Bin Qasim, the Company
is well-equipped to meet the demand of its customers. APL has
become a major exporter of petroleum products including road bitumen
to Afghanistan and is also facilitating export of Naphtha to Middle
East, Far East and South Asia. APL also offers a wide range of
petroleum products and lubricants. It is also registered with
Afghan Investment Support Agency (AISA) to operate in Afghanistan
as an OMC and has established its office in Kabul.
ATTOCK CEMENT PAKISTAN LIMITED
Attock Cement Pakistan Limited (ACPL) was incorporated in Pakistan
on October 14, 1981 as a Public Limited Company and is listed
on the Karachi Stock Exchange. The company started its commercial
production on June 1, 1988. ACPL’s current production capacity
is 2,400 MTPD. Due to an overall surge in cement demand in the
country over the last couple of years coupled by growth in regional
market, ACPL has decided to increase its production capacity to
5,400 MTPD by setting up a new plant with a capacity of 3,000
MTPD. The new plant is scheduled to be completed and start trial
production by January 2007.
HOSPITAL (PVT.) LIMITED
AHL was incorporated on August 24,1998. It is a wholly owned subsidiary
of ARL. The company is engaged in providing medical services to
the employees and families of Attock Group Companies and to the
community of Morgah region in Rawalpindi. AHL is dedicated to
the development of an integrated system of health care services,
with a commitment to service excellence.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES SERVICES (PVT.) LIMITED
AITSL is an emerging Information Technology services company.
It is assisting the Attock Group Companies in adapting to and
implementing Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition, SCADA,
Plant Automation, Oil Movement & Storage Solution, Remote
Well Head, Pipeline Management and Monitoring as well as other
technology intensive solutions. AITSL has been catering to the
demands of IT related outsourcing, centralization of IT operations
and services, design and implementation of Local and Wide Area
Networks, Wireless Connectivity, Supervising ERP Implementation
and CCTV based security solutions. Attock Information Technology
Services (Pvt.) Limited (AITSL) was incorporated on October 27,
2000 as a Private Limited Company to setup basic infrastructure,
communication systems and computer installation and provision
of IT related services.
ATTOCK GEN LIMITED
Attock Group is dedicated in revolutionizing the way our world
addresses the ever increasing problem of energy shortage. By investing
in Attock Gen Limited(AGL), the Group became leader in accepting
the challenge of Power Policy 2002 offered by the Government of
Pakistan. The new cutting edge technology introduced in Pakistan
not only maximized the power capacity of the country but also
provided environmentally safe energy to the national grid. AGL
has 25 years business partnership with National Transmission and
Dispatch Company for dispatch of energy, backed by the guarantee
of Government of Pakistan.
AGL is a 165 MW Gross Combined Cycle Fuel Oil Fired Thermal Power
Plant with Nine (9) Reciprocating Engines and One (1) Steam turbine
of world proven technology introduced by Wartsila Finland. The
Company started its commercial operations in March 2009.